The Childrens House, 44, The Fairways, Ballyroan Road, Abbeyleix, Co Laois. Tel   : 057 8730001 Email :

At The Children’s House Daycare Centre and Montessori School we offer quality childcare for children from the age of 12 months to 12 years.

Job description

We are currently recruiting for a Manager role at The Children’s House – Abbeyleix. The Children’s House is committed to providing high quality care and education in early years. The role of Manager is critical to our success and we are seeking a true early childhood professional to lead our team.

  • A competitive salary.
  • Continuous Personal Development (CPD).
  • Recognition of excellent practice.

The right candidate must possess the following skills;

  • Experience in Creche/Montessori management (an advantage).
  • The ability to lead a team.
  • The ability to self motivate and to meet targets and deadlines.
  • Ability to work in partnership with parents and staff keeping the child at the heart of what we do.
  • Oversee the daily running of the crèche/Montessori; including but not limited to reviewing daily programs, observations, staff performance and administration duties.
  • Implement any necessary programs, systems and operational processes to ensure the successful running of the crèche/Montessori.
  • The successful candidate will be highly organised with an ability to work as part of a cross functional team.
  • Excellent attention to detail and an ability to manage the running of a crèche/Montessori and staff.
  • Facilitate all inspections and compliance requirements.
  • Team player.
  • Ensure a safe, secure and healthy environment for children, staff and visitors to the centre.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Full driving licence with access to own transport.

Job Types: Full-time.


  • Management (Preferred).
  • Experience in Administration – all relevant government schemes/grants (Preferred).


  • FETAC level 6/7/8.

Industry: Education and Schools


  • On-site parking

Reference ID: The Children’s House – Manager

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent




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